AskDefine | Define ruthless

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ruthless adj : without mercy or pity; "an act of ruthless ferocity"; "a monster of remorseless cruelty" [syn: pitiless, remorseless, unpitying]

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English

Etymology

From ruth + -less.

Pronunciation

/ˈru:θləs/

Adjective

  1. Without pity or compassion; cruel, pitiless.
    "Their rage the hostile bands restrain, all but the ruthless monarch of the main."

Translations

without pity or compassion

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